Expert Group Meeting – Thailand 2006

Second Expert Group Meeting
on
Biotechnology Information Network for Asia (BINASIA)
Second Expert Group Meeting
Bangkok, Thailand

Organised by

United Nations Asian and Pacific Centre for Transfer of Technology
(APCTT), New Delhi, India
and
Korea Research Institute of Bioscience & Biotechnology
(KRIBB), Korea

In cooperation with

National Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology
(BIOTEC), Thailand

Programme

24 January 2006
08.00 – 08.30 hrs.
Registration

Inaugural Session
Chairman:
Dr. Sang Ki Rhee, KRIBB

08.30 – 09.00 hrs.
Welcome address
Dr. Saksit Tridech, Permanent Secretary
Ministry of Science and Technology, Thailand
09.00 – 09.10 hrs.
Opening statement
Mr. Se-Jun Yoon, Director, APCTT
09.10 – 09.30 hrs.
BINASIA in 2004 and 2005 Dr.
Sang Ki Rhee, President, KRIBB
Word Document
09.30 – 09.40 hrs.
Welcome address
Introduction to EGM
Mr. N. Srinivasan, APCTT
09.40 – 10.00 hrs.
Tea/Coffee break
Session I
Country paper presentation
Chairman:
Dr. Noble Jayasuriya, Sri Lanka
Rapporteur:
Dr. Sheikh Riazuddin, Pakistan
10.00 – 10.20 hrs.
Adoption of Agenda
Prof. Dr. Abdul Aziz, Project Director
National Institute of Biotechnology, Dhaka, Bangladesh
Word Document
10.20 – 10.30 hrs.
Discussion
10.30 – 10.50 hrs.
Dr. Yinhong Zhao
Department of Basic Biotechnology,
China National Center for Biotechnology
Development (CNCBD), Beijing,
China
10.50 – 11.00 hrs.
Discussion
11.00 – 11.20 hrs.
Mr. U.N. Behera, Joint Secretary,
Department of Biotechnology, New Delhi,
India
Word Document                         Presentation
11.20 – 11.30 hrs.
Discussion
11.30 – 11.50 hrs.
Dr. Triadi Basuki
Research Professor,
Research Center for Chemistry,
Indonesian Institute of Sciences (LIPI), Serpong,
Indonesia
Word Document                         Presentation
11.50 – 12.00 hrs.
Discussion
12.00 – 13.30 hrs.
Lunch
Session II
Country paper presentation
Chairman:
Mr. U.N. Behera, India
Rapporteur:
Dr. Yinhong Zhao, China
13.30 – 13.50 hrs.
Dr. Mohammad Hossein Sanati, Researcher, Medical Biotechnology Research Division, National Institute for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, Tehran,
Islamic Republic of Iran
Word Document  
13.50 – 14.00 hrs.
Discussion
14.00 – 14.20 hrs.
Dr. Tsendsuren Oyunsuren,
Centre for Biotechnology,
Mongolian Academy of Sciences, Ulaanbaatar,
Mongolia
Word Document                         Presentation
14.20 – 14.30 hrs.
Discussion
14.30 – 14.50 hrs.
Prof. Sarbajna Man Tuladhar,
Research Centre for Applied Science & Technology (RECAST),
Tribhuvan University, Kathmandu,
Nepal
Word Document                         Presentation
14.50 – 15.00 hrs.
Discussion
15.00 – 15.30 hrs.
Tea/Coffee break
15.30 – 15.50 hrs.
Dr. Sheikh Riazuddin, Director,
Centre for Applied Molecular Biology (CAMB), Lahore,
Pakistan
Word Document                         Presentation
15.50 – 16.00 hrs.
Discussion
16.00 – 16.20 hrs.
Ms. Sonny P. Tababa, Network Administrator
Biotechnology Information Center, SEAMEO SEARCA,
Philippines
Presentation
16.20 – 16.30 hrs.
Discussion
25 January 2006
Session III
Country paper presentation
Chairman:
Ms. Sonny P. Tababa, Philippines
Rapporteur:
Dr. Md. Hossein Sanati, Iran
09.00 – 09.20 hrs.
Dr. Noble Jayasuriya Executive Director,
National Science Foundation,
Sri Lanka
Presentation
09.20 – 09.30 hrs.
Discussion
09.30 – 09.50 hrs.
Dr. Namchai Chewawiwat
National Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, Pathumthani,
Thailand
Word Document                         Presentation
09.50 – 10.00 hrs.
Discussion
10.00 – 10.20 hrs.
Ms. Thai Anh Hong Le, Deputy Director,
Agricultural Genetics & Biotechnology,
National Institute of Agricultural Genetics & Biotechnology,
Ha Noi,
Viet Nam
Word Document                         Presentation
10.20 – 10.30 hrs.
Discussion
10.30 – 11.00 hrs.
Tea/Coffee break
11.00 – 11.20 hrs.
Dr. S ang Ki Rhee
President,
Korea Research Institute of Bioscience and
Biotechnology, Daejeon,
Korea
Word Document                         Presentation
11.20 – 11.30 hrs.
Discussion
11.30 – 12.15 hrs.
Brain storming on BINASIA Portal and IT-based services
Mr. N. Srinivasan, APCTT
12.15 – 13.30 hrs.
Lunch
Session IV
Recommendations
Chairman:
Mr. Se-Jun Yoon, APCTT
13.30 – 14.00 hrs.
Introduction to National Genome Information Centre (NGIC), KRIBB and future plan for BINASIA
Dr. Jonghwa Bhak, NGIC, KRIBB
Presentation
14.00 – 15.00 hrs.
Presentation and adoption of EGM recommendations
Word Document
15.00 – 15.15 hrs.
Concluding remarks:
Dr. Sang Ki Rhee, KRIBB
15.15 – 15.30 hrs.
Vote of thanks
Mr. N. Srinivasan, APCTT
Dr. Namchai Chewawiwat, BIOTEC
15.30 – 16.00 hrs.
Tea/Coffee

NOTE: Malaysia was not able to attend the EGM. However, country paper was sent to APCTT for the benefit of EGM participants.

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